Institute of International Economic Law Hosts Europe After Brexit: A Conversation with the Ambassadors of France, Germany, Slovakia and the EU

Posted on October 17, 2016

 The U.K.’s June 23 decision to withdraw from the European Union — commonly known as “Brexit” — was one of the top stories of 2016, in part due to the “sheer unexpectedness of it all,” according...

Professor Neal Katyal, Student Organizations Host a Conversation with Khizr Khan

Posted on October 11, 2016

In the words of Georgetown Law Professor Neal Katyal — the former acting U.S. solicitor general — it often takes an immigrant to teach us about America. That was true on October 6, when the Law...

Evan Wolfson Delivers 2016-2017 Hart Lecture at Georgetown Law

Posted on September 30, 2016

In 1983, Evan Wolfson — who would later become the founder and president of Freedom to Marry — published a paper as a student at Harvard Law entitled “Samesex Marriage and Morality: The Human Rights Vision...

FTC Chair Ramirez, EU Commissioner Vestager Headline Global Antitrust Enforcement Symposium

Posted on September 22, 2016

The role of the Federal Trade Commission, according to FTC Chair Edith Ramirez, is not unlike that of a lifeguard on duty at the beach. Speaking at the 10th annual Global Antitrust Enforcement Symposium at Georgetown...

Supreme Court Institute Preview Primes Media for October Term 2016

Posted on September 20, 2016

Unlike previous years, the annual Supreme Court Institute press briefing on Monday, September 19, featured no talk of swing votes, 5-4 predictions or blockbusters like health care or marriage equality. Though the talk was animated and...

Ginsburg to New Students: Pursue Your Passion

Posted on September 8, 2016

Most law students — or practicing lawyers for that matter — would consider themselves lucky to encounter a Supreme Court justice during the course of their careers. For several hundred incoming Georgetown Law students, this happened...